Handcrafted original Whale jewelry. Guardian of the sea and a guardian of travel, the whale is known as a symbol for unity and goodness. In native American mythology whale help peoples in need when they are helpless or wounded, symbolizing kindness, intelligence and compassion. Inupiaq legend from the Arctic region recounts how the Great Spirit created the most perfect animal, the bow whale. In their culture, the whale was treated with great respect and hunters had to go through initiation rites for the honor of hunting them. The Whale is a popular symbol for romance as they mate for life. It is because of this nature that they are known for their strong sense of family values and unity in numbers. Mirroring the incomparable scale of the ocean as it swims, the whale is the spirit of the deep, symbolizing emotional balance and emotional depth.
The Ark Collection reflects our desire to connect with these animal totems and carry with us the qualities they embody.
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